The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 124 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 24 12 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% 0.60% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.63% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 40
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,250 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2285 1913 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.86% 95.22% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1553 2177
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £42,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £31,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £37,500 -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 44 (81.48%) SQL
2 39 (72.22%) Oracle
3 36 (66.67%) Windows
4 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
5 28 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (48.15%) Oracle Database
7 20 (37.04%) ITIL
8 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (31.48%) UNIX
9 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
10 15 (27.78%) Degree
11 14 (25.93%) MySQL
12 13 (24.07%) OpenEdge
12 13 (24.07%) IBM
12 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (24.07%) Linux
12 13 (24.07%) Clustering
12 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
13 12 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (22.22%) Replication
13 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (20.37%) Finance
14 11 (20.37%) Migration
15 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.81%) VMware
16 7 (12.96%) Microsoft

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (24.07%) OpenEdge
1 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (51.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (48.15%) Oracle Database
4 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (31.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (25.93%) MySQL
7 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (12.96%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.41%) Big Data
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Clustering
2 12 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) UNIX
3 13 (24.07%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 12 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (20.37%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.26%) ERD
6 5 (9.26%) Change Management
7 4 (7.41%) Analytics
7 4 (7.41%) Big Data Analytics
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.85%) Content Management
10 1 (1.85%) BPEL
10 1 (1.85%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) VBA
5 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.96%) MCITP
4 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) OCP
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) MOM
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) IBM
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Percona
6 1 (1.85%) Sybase
6 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Upto 65k plus flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 18 days ago